Join Profiles Asia Pacific’s Business Leadership workshop November 18 to 20, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.! This two-day workshop would be beneficial for anyone who interacts with internal or external customers, project managers, employees who serve on teams, and anyone who wants to enhance their leadership skills in order to achieve outstanding results. It is designed to help create and accomplish your personal best and help you lead others excel. At its core, leadership means setting goals, lighting a path, and persuading others to follow. But the responsibility entails much more. By accepting the challenge to lead, you come to realize that the only limits are those you place on yourself.

Participants will learn to identify their leadership profile and explore how to use this knowledge to take control of their future, assess leadership competencies and learn how to develop strengths, identify additional skills and tools to make a better leader, develop the ability to influence and communicate with others, become a better problem-solver and decision-maker, discover how to prepare for and embrace the forces of change, and create a strategy to actively use these skills in the workplace.

Course Outline

  • Leadership profile and competencies to highlight your strengths and challenges
  • Directional and consequential thinking and how to develop these skills
  • Strategies for influencing others through improved communication and interaction
  • Your role in making meetings effective, both as a leader and as a participant
  • Critical problem-solving skills and the tools and techniques you can use
  • Strategic planning with a SWOT analysis to introduce change
  • Ways to manage the change process effectively for sustainable growth

This course will be facilitated by Dr. Maria Vida Caparas. Dr. Caparas holds a Master’s Degree and Ph.D., Summa Cum Laude, in Psychology. She is an Accredited Trainer of the Philippine Government with invaluable experiences in Organizational Development as a Human Resource, Training and OD practitioner. She authored three books on Psychology/HR Management and was a Trainer Delegate of DFA-Foreign Service Institute in Italy and Singapore in 1999-2000. Dr. Caparas is a recipient of various national awards and also a professor in prestigious universities.

The workshop fee is PHP10,500 and includes instruction by an expert facilitator, small group workshops that promote “active learning,” a specialized student workbook, a free eBook, personalized certificate of participation, snacks and lunch, and a free management skills test. This assessment is designed to measure knowledge and understanding of general management and organization principles. The test assesses competencies that have been identified as important through extensive studies of management positions in a wide range of of organizations and settings. The measures include performance management, coaching and development, planning, organization, scheduling, problem solving, interpersonal relations, communications, flexibility, dependability, ethical conduct and overall performance.

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